Graduate School of Banking

Educating Professionals, Creating Leaders

Ph. 800.755.6440   |   Email

"Simply put, GSB-Madison offers the finest bank management education anywhere. From its highly-respected Graduate School of Banking to regional topic-specific leadership development workshops, senior management forums and online seminars to in-bank training resources and leading-edge industry research, I consistently look to GSB to provide the quality, relevant information necessary for today's most proactive banking leaders."

Donna Hoppenjan
President and CEO,
Mound City Bank,
Platteville, WI

Bank Management Forums

The Graduate School of Banking is the knowledge and education resource of choice for today's most forward-thinking bank leaders. From one-day workshops offered with our state association partners to customized in-bank training resources, in-depth senior management forums and more, GSB offers current and emerging leaders outstanding opportunities to remain on the leading-edge in the financial services industry.

You can count on GSB to provide hands-on, interactive learning opportunities that challenge bankers to think strategically consider other perspectives and gain the necessary skills to be an effective, proactive leader in today's rapidly changing banking environment. Here are a few of the many experiential learning opportunities available through GSB:

  • Advanced Management Forum

    The Advanced Management Forum, formerly the Senior Management Seminar, is a leadership program that offers timely and relevant information to help supervisors and bank officers address today's biggest challenges and opportunities, with a curriculum that focuses on leading for performance and profitability.
  • One Day Workshops

    In partnership with our sponsoring state bankers associations, GSB is pleased to provide quality, relevant programs on current topics of interest to bankers. These programs are held throughout the year at locations across the country.
  • Custom In-Bank Training Resources

    GSB offers a wealth of resources – from our renowned Bank Management Simulation to bank-specific leadership development and training – all of which can be customized to meet your bank's unique needs. Contact GSB' Kirby Davidson, president and CEO or Kathy Kienitz, asst. vice president, marketing and banker relations, for details at 800-755-6440.